Manipur's Plight: Victimhood Complex or Othering Narrative?

2023 • 15min • News • Politics


Published On: May 26, 2023 - In the ongoing conflict between Kukis and Meiteis in Manipur, the blame game has led to alienation and created a deep divide. The biggest challenge now will be restoring the trust between the two communities. The Kukis claim they are 'being othered' while the Meiteis claim they should get out of the victim mode. The road to fragile peace seems to be woven with complexities. News9's Brijesh Pandey speaks with Northeast scholar Rami Niranjan Desai and Prof Haokip.